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Austria has adopted the European Community Model Parking Card

Parking spaces

Those reserved for a Parking Card holder are marked with the wheelchair symbol.

Do not park if the space is marked with someone's name or a licence plate number.

Where you may use your Parking Card

Austrian Parking Card holder

You may use your Parking Card in most EU / EEA member states, and in some other countries around the world.

Look at the entry for the country you intend visiting to see if your Parking Card can be used.

Visitor to Austria

Visitor from another EU / EEA member state you may use your Parking Card in Austria.

Visitor from outside the EU / EEA you may use your Parking Card in Austria.


Parking on roads


Do not park on a road where stopping and parking are prohibited.


You may drive and park in a pedestrian zone, but only during vehicle delivery access times - check locally


In most areas you may park free-of-charge and without time limit on a road where payment is required – check the parking signs or ask locally.


You may exceed the time limit on a road where parking is free but is restricted by time.


Parking in car parks


Regulations in car parks vary – check the parking notices or ask an attendant.


Visitor to Austria – print and display this notice next to your Parking Card


Click here to print notice



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